Archive for February 26th, 2018

Berkshire Hathaway Chief Executive Warren Buffett said it would be “ridiculous” for the conglomerate not to do business with gun makers, noting that he doesn’t want to impose his political views on Berkshire’s investment decisions or business operations.

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<p>U.S. stocks closed sharply higher Monday, regaining more than half of their correction-level losses amid a stabilization in interest rates.</p>

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After the most recent high-school massacre in Parkland, Florida, left 17 students and teachers dead, the National Rifle Association (NRA), the nonprofit gun-rights advocacy group, was rebuked by a surprising group of liberal activists: American corporations. Pressured by Parkland high-school students and others to boycott the NRA, more than 20 companies have cut ties with the pro-gun group. The NRA exodus includes major airlines like United, six …

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After delivering a record number of RVs in 2017, Airstream will invest in a new production facility in Jackson Center, Ohio.

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<p>U.S. stocks traded sharply higher Monday, regaining roughly half of their correction-level losses amid stabilization in Treasury rates.</p>

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In describing what life would be like without Nafta, some business groups have stopped just short of predicting a plague of locusts.

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<p>U.S. stocks traded higher Monday, regaining roughly half of their correction-level losses amid stabilization in Treasury rates.</p>

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<p>U.S. stocks opened sharply higher Monday ahead key economic data and a speech on monetary policy from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell on Tuesday.</p>

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Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said he was “staggered” by the size of the charge General Electric Co. took earlier this year tied to an old insurance portfolio.

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Waiting until full retirement age to claim benefits is a smart move for some seniors. Here's how to know whether it's the right decision for you.

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U.S. stock index futures were sharply higher ahead of Monday's open.

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A drop in agricultural income means the money earned from side work in rural manufacturing and businesses takes on a greater importance in funding food production.

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European planemaker Airbus SE and U.S.-based Delta Air Lines Inc have formed an alliance with U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Corp, satellite startup OneWeb backed by Japan's SoftBank, and India's Bharti Airtel Ltd to develop in-flight 5G services, the companies said.

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<p>The drive for cost cuts and higher margins at U.S. trucking and railroad operators is pinching their biggest customers, forcing the likes of General Mills Inc and Hormel Foods Corp to spend more on deliveries and consider raising their own prices as a way to pass along the costs.</p>

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